Hello and welcome to the Arts in Action blog!
This is where I will be posting relevant information about films, backed films, interviews with collaborators, art exhibition announcements, and artist profiles.
In the latest collaborator news, I recently interviewed Richard Piscioneri, owner of Urban Artistry and founder of the wonderful 1 camera 1000 smiles project. Soon I will be posting the transcription of this interview, where I find out more about the project.
In the latest venue news, I visited Donkey Wheel House to check their film screening facilities. There is a section of the basement that is used for film screenings. Holding up to 40 people the area is converted into a cinema style layout. Find out more about this beautiful historic building.
In the latest film news, at the moment I am looking at screening Manufactured Landscapes by Edward Burtynsky (2007)
The theme of this event is recycling and will incorporates a camera drive to collect cameras on behalf of the 1 camera 1000 smiles project. There will be a camera collection point on the night as well as information about the project and how people can become involved.
So it’s all starting to come together. After a month or so of researching films, venues and potential collaborators, I am now at the stage of co-ordinating my first screening event. My target is mid May.
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Cheers Angie 🙂